Parrot Costume

My son Bryn has his annual cub scout holiday camp this weekend and they are having a fancy dress party on Saturday night. The theme for the fancy dress is ‘pirates’ but my son wants to go as Long John Silver’s parrot, Captain Flint (I had to Google the name).

It was quite a luxury to have a little bit of time to think and plan my strategy, but still I wanted it to be a quick and easy make. Continue reading


Mario costume and #stitchingsanta update

Hello everyone. Sorry, It’s been a while. I’ve not really been able to blog much on account of me not making much! My job has totally owned me for the last few months and it has left me little time for selfish sewing. However, I’ve been trying to squeeze in some non-selfish sewing in the form of Continue reading